Dr Pratapa Varma Penmetsa

Dr. Pratapa Varma Penmetsa

Consultant- Surgical Oncology &
Thoracic Surgery

MBBS, MS (General Surgery), Mch (Surgical Oncology)
Experience: 15 years
   HITEC City

Areas of Interest:

  •  Special interest in Organ Preserving surgeries, Minimal Access Cancer Surgeries including VATS assisted Thoracic surgeries for benign and malignant conditions


  • M.S (General Surgery) Institute Of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
  •  Senior Resident/ Registrar In Surgical Oncology Kidwai Memorial Institute Of Oncology, Bengaluru Specialty Training M. Ch. (Surgical Oncology)
  •  Kidwai Memorial Institute Of Oncology, Bengaluru
  •  One Month Observership In Surgical Oncology University Of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA

Research & Presentations:

  • Presented A Paper Titled ‘Sonographic Evaluation Of Thyroid Gland Status In Carcinoma Breast In ASICON-2003, Pune.
  • Presented A Poster Titled ‘Gall Bladder Carcinoma And Biliary Electrolytes’ In ISGCON-2004, Jaipur; Published In ‘Indian Journal Of Gastroenterology; 2004, October, Volume 23 Supplement 2: A59.
  • Presented A Poster Titled ‘Kidney Oncocytoma’ In Surgical Society Of Bangalore, ASICC, July 2007.
  • Presented A Paper Titled ‘Heidelberg Technique Of End-To-Side Pancreatico-Jejunostomy: Early Postoperative Outcomes In Consecutive 50 Cases’ In NATCON-IASO 2012, Jaipur.
  • Presented A Paper Titled ‘Predictive Factors For Locoregional Recurrence And Distant Metastases Of Cutaneous Melanoma’ In 1st Indian Cancer Congress 2013, New Delhi.
  • Presented Various Undergraduate And Postgraduate Seminars.
  • Presented At Numerous Conferences, Seminars, And Symposia During My Tenure As Senior Resident And Super Specialty Post Graduate Training In Surgical Oncology At Kidwai Memorial Institute Of Oncology, Bengaluru.
  • Participated As Faculty In Annual Conference Of The Association Of Gynaecologic Oncologists Of India, Hyderabad (AGOICON 2015).
  • Participated As Faculty In Telangana Congress Of Obstetrics And Gynecology, Mahabubnagar (TCOG 2017).
  • Moderated Numerous DNB Post-Graduate (Surgical Oncology) Clinical Case Discussions, Seminars, And Journal Club, Coordinated Tumour Board Meetings
  • Conducted CME Programs And Cancer Screening Programs In Various Towns And Cities In India, Kenya, Tanzania.

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